Energy regulator Ofgem is upping the pressure on distribution network operators (DNOs) to free up additional electrical grid capacity for new renewable energy projects. Following the publication of its Incentive on Connections Engagement (ICE) last year, which required DNOs to show how they are identifying and dealing with local grid constraints, the regulator is examining how effectively they are handling this process with a separate consultation. DNOs that fail to meet customer expectations could be fined. Lack of grid capacity […]